Travel Blogs from Pandan, Philippines

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Two Weeks in Lezo (Part two), Lezo/Kalibo, Philippines travel blog

Two Weeks in Lezo (Part two)

A travel blog entry by ksuter

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... up shop about a block away from the house. Obviously a May September romance these two men are the definition of gay in the Philippines. It is kind of strange set up for gays here. A gay man here is the very effeminate, cross dressing stereotype that ...

Sabado de Gloria Saturday and Easter Sunday, Lezo, Philippines travel blog

Sabado de Gloria Saturday and Easter Sunday

A travel blog entry by ksuter

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So on Friday Jesus dies.  On Saturday the lose the body and go looking for him and Sunday they find him!!! And every step is painstakingly acted out.  Our Saturday started off slow, Friday had been an early rise and a late to bed. But by ...

Two weeks in Lezo  (part one), Lezo, Philippines travel blog

Two weeks in Lezo (part one)

A travel blog entry by ksuter

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... I got there Evening was just hanging around the house. We played a couple of movies on TV and had some popcorn. Week one in the Philippines came to an end. WEDNESDAY Again, an early day. No rain overnight that i could tell, and a beautful day. It is ...

Good Friday in Lezo, Lezo, Philippines travel blog

Good Friday in Lezo

A travel blog entry by ksuter

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... Stations of the Cross procession.  Good Friday is the most holy day of the year, and the most observed holiday in the Philippines.   While the alarm clock went off at 5, we didn't get moving until 6:15 and the procession had already ...

Maundy Thursday, Lezo/Banga, Philippines travel blog

Maundy Thursday

A travel blog entry by ksuter

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Maundy Thursday is a holiday I hadn't heard of before.  I put a link in the name, but it is a non working day where people are supposed to be somber and reflective.  Most stores and bars are closed - restaurants to not serve alcohol.  ...

Diving Apo Reef, Pandan Island, Philippines travel blog

Diving Apo Reef

A travel blog entry by jtrail

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... by a hundred kids along the way) through the bamboo hut villages to Sambalaya where after a further 30 min boat trip I arrived at Pandan Island Resort. Very relaxing, no cars or tv, salt-water showers, only about 15 people and no locks on any of the ...

Pandan Island, Pandan Island, Philippines travel blog

Pandan Island

A travel blog entry by meercatvinny

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We got to the island about 6.00, just as it was getting dark and were given a lovely welcome cocktail at the bar right on the beach.  Went down well after the long journey we just had.  They showed us to our beach hut, a little bit down ...

Chill Day, Ibajay, Philippines travel blog

Chill Day

A travel blog entry by carlacatnip

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... pristine clean white sandy beach with the clearest water and postcard perfect views! Along the horizon we see many islands ...note the Philippines has over 7,000 to explore. Today we will take it easy and rest up for our dinner this evening at Spider ...

Snorkeling Apo Reef, travel to Mamburao, Mamburao, Philippines travel blog

Snorkeling Apo Reef, travel to Mamburao

A travel blog entry by ryansarah

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Woken at 5.45am by the fricken groups loudness and music again! Goodie. It was really light as well though. Sleep was okay all things considered and we didn't sleep on a mat of any sort! Had our crackers and mango for breakfast! Substantial haha! We were ...

Underwater Paradise, Pandan Island, Philippines travel blog

Underwater Paradise

A travel blog entry by perkins2013

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... about Pandan Island. Firstly jeepneys. During the second world war, thousands of American troop carriers were brought over to the Philippines and after the war were simply left here. Many of the hundreds of thousands that are now used today are copies ...

Life's Precious Moments, Fort Washington, Philippines travel blog

Life's Precious Moments

A travel blog entry by 1staidnaccident

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